The honeymoon between Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and the English press lasted only one goal against Everton (5-1) on February 3rd.
Since that date, the Gunners and the Gabonese had to rub to two big sizes of the English championship which are Tottenham and Manchester City.
The first formation was crossed during the 27th day of the championship and the second during the final of the League Cup. Lost games respectively by Arsenal 0-1 and 0-3.
If his integration had seemed fast, given the complicity shown with midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan (his former teammate Borussia Dortmund), the other two parties point out that there is still a lot of work in reality.
The British newspapers were inflamed after his first ninety minutes at the Emirates Stadium. After two setbacks, they are more cautious.
Josh Sippie, a journalist on the website paininthearsenal.com, even mentioned last Monday « an incomplete signature ». « When a club signs a new player, there is an unspoken agreement, especially about how that new player will fit in and how he solves one of the club’s tactical problems. So when Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang joined Arsenal, this same tacit agreement took place. Arsene Wenger surely had a plan for the new man that surely brought something that we did not have before, « he said.